garment bag
noun Date: 1927 a bag used by travelers that folds in half and has a center handle for easy carrying

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • garment bag — noun a suitcase that unfolds to be hung up • Hypernyms: ↑bag, ↑traveling bag, ↑travelling bag, ↑grip, ↑suitcase * * * noun, pl ⋯ bags [count] : a bag that folds in half and is used to carry suits and dresses when you are traveling …   Useful english dictionary

  • garment bag — 1. a travel bag made of pliable, durable material with a handle and a zipper closure, designed to hang straight or fold double and used to carry suits, dresses, coats, or the like without crushing or wrinkling. 2. a plastic or cloth bag with a… …   Universalium

  • garment bag — noun A bag for transporting garments while they hang on a hanger …   Wiktionary

  • bag — bag1 W2S1 [bæg] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(container)¦ 2¦(amount)¦ 3 old/stupid bag 4¦(a lot of something)¦ 5 pack your bags 6¦(eyes)¦ 7 a bag of bones 8 in the bag 9¦(trousers)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bag — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. receptacle, case, container, pouch, sack. v. trap, capture, take, catch; sag, droop, hang; bulge, protrude, swell. See acquisition, pendency, convexity. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A container] Syn. purse …   English dictionary for students

  • bag — n. suitcase 1) to pack, unpack one s bags 2) to check one s bags container pouch 3) an air bag (that inflates within a car on impact) 4) a barracks; carrier (BE), shopping; duffel, kit (BE); flight; garment; ice; jiffy ( padded bag used for… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • traveling bag — noun a portable rectangular container for carrying clothes he carried his small bag onto the plane with him • Syn: ↑bag, ↑travelling bag, ↑grip, ↑suitcase • Hypernyms: ↑baggage, ↑luggage …   Useful english dictionary

  • travelling bag — noun a portable rectangular container for carrying clothes he carried his small bag onto the plane with him • Syn: ↑bag, ↑traveling bag, ↑grip, ↑suitcase • Hypernyms: ↑baggage, ↑luggage …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sleeping bag (infant) — An infant sleeping bag is a bag like garment or coveringworn by infants for sleeping. Infant sleeping bags differ fromregular sleeping bags in design and purpose, being designed primarily forindoor rather than outdoor use, and usually featuring… …   Wikipedia

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